Property developer, Olumide Aderinokun, the husband of popular media personality, Stephanie Coker-Aderinokun and his co-accused, Niyi Balogun, are still languishing in Kirikiri prison over their inability to meet their bail conditions.
From the look of things, they are likely to remain there until the next adjourned date which is February 21 2018.
This incident is coming barely four months after Olumide’s extravagant wedding to Stephanie in Mykonos, Greece and till date, his wife has not given any form of statement or reaction.
The Lagos State Government, had on the 20th of December, 2017, arraigned Olumide Aderinokun and Balogun Adeniyi Abdul-Wakil over alleged conspiracy, forgery, stealing and property fraud on parcels of land in Lekki Peninsula.
They were granted bail in the sum of N10 million and two responsible sureties in like sum. One of the sureties must be a civil servant not below grade level 16 in the State Public Service and must get approval of the Head of Service to stand as surety.
The other surety must be a staff not below managerial level in a reputable organization and if self employed must show evidence of company registration with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) with a minimum balance of N1 million and tax clearance.
The defendants are to deposit their valid international passports to the court, while the official and residential addresses of the sureties are to be verified by the prosecutor.
So far, no report yet of their release.